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SPIRITS of St. Petersburg Upcoming Events: Paranormal Investigation 101, World’s Largest Ghost Hunt, Ghost Tours, Pop Up Paranormal Museum, and Perfectly Pugnacious, Too




The Perfectly Proper Pop Up Paranormal Museum
B. Stark Art, 10 5th Street North, St. Pete. (ArtLofts)
Free to the public.
September 10 – October 31, 2022.
Brandy Stark, 727-821-5759

The SPIRITS of St. Petersburg and B. Stark Art Studios are pleased to present the Perfectly Proper Pop Up Paranormal Museum. This exhibit, made possible by a grant awarded by the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance and the City of St. Petersburg’s Office of Cultural Affairs, features works by local artists depicting locations linked to supernatural activity around the Tampa Bay area. In conjunction with the art, the SPIRITS of St. Petersburg are providing short QR links that lead to videos, articles, and artist interviews discussing various elements of the lore and legends on each location. Some of the exhibit also contains information about ghost hunting. Artwork is for sale and attendees may also vote for their favorite piece. The SPIRITS of St. Petersburg has copies of their book, Supernatural Saint Petersburg and Paranormal Pinellas, available for purchase, along with tarot cards from the Tarot Project, featuring 78 works by Florida artists.
Brandy Stark, the coordinator of the event, founder of the SPIRITS of St Petersburg, a paranormalist with 25 years of academic and investigative research, and a local artist known for her wire works, will be present to talk with interested individuals about her experience. The public is also welcome to bring in images, video, or audio clips that may contain supernatural captures for review.
The exhibit is located in B. Stark Art Studio, #208, in ArtLofts, the second floor of Florida Craftart. The studio is open for Second Saturday Art Walks, Saturdays 12 – 4, and by appointment.
World’s Largest Ghost Hunt 2022
10 5th Street North, St. Petersburg
$30 per person.
Brandy Stark, 727-821-5759,

In conjunction with the grant-sponsored exhibit, the Perfectly Proper Pop Up Paranormal Museum, the SPIRITS of St Petersburg are participating in the World’s Largest Ghost Hunt on September 24. The World’s Largest Ghost Hunt is an international event featuring ghost investigation teams from around the world. Tickets are $30 per person for 3 hours of investigation time. This is the team’s fifth year participating in the worldwide event.

Paranormal Investigation 101
Suntan Art Center, 3300 Gulf Blvd., St. Pete Beach
Brandy Stark, 727-821-5759,
$25 per person.
On September 3, the SPIRITS are also offering a class in Paranormal Investigation 101 at the Suntan Arts Center for $25 per person. Proceeds will be shared with the arts center, which is a 501C3.

Ghost Tours
Paradise Tours
$20 – $35 per person

Stark also works with Paradise Tours offering two types of exploration of downtown Saint Petersburg. For groups of 8 – 14, there is a 90 minute bus tour available for $35 per person, with a $5 discount offered for those who pay prior to the tour. There is a walking tour for groups of 2 – 7 for $20 per person. What makes these tours unique is the inclusion of the SPIRITS of St. Petersburg — all sites have been investigated or researched by the team and have first hand eyewitness accounts. All tours are set up on request. Contact Paradise Tours for more information.

Perfectly Pugnacious, Too
10 5th Street North, Saint Petersburg (ArtLofts)
Free and open to the public. October 1 – 31, 2022
Second Saturday, October 15, by appointment and Saturdays 12 – 4. Special talk October 15.
Brandy Stark, 727-821-5759,

For the month of October, Stark is hosting a secondary art show, Perfectly Pugnacious, Too, featuring pug-themed art work on the common walls of the ArtLofts kitchen. October 15 is the National Day of Pugs, and Stark is mother to a pug grumble. One pug, Patroclus, is her current “Paranormal Pug” who attends some investigations with her and her team. Stark is a third generation pug owner and started working with pugs and the paranormal in 2004. She also is the host of Paranormal Pets podcast on On October 15, Stark invites pug lovers and pet owners alike to come to ArtLofts for a talk on paranormal pets. Art is for sale and artists are donating a portion of sales to Pug Rescue of Florida and Compassionate Pug Rescue

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